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Mumbai gets new urban development policies

  Mumbai is all set to get new urban development makeover as Devendra Fadnavis, Chief Minister, Maharashtra recently unveiled a series of policies related to affordable housing, redevelopment of slums, transit camps, and property tax waiver while underlining a strong message that open spaces in the island city and suburbs will not be compromised in […]

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Heritage fountain in south Mumbai gets restored

A grade II heritage structure in south Mumbai, the Ruttonsee Mulji Memorial fountain, has received a fresh new look after Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) restored it with the help of Kala Ghoda Association (KGA), which was unveiled by the Civic Chief Ajoy Mehta. Civic officials stated that the fountain, located at the junction of P […]

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Indias Smart City Mission gets international affirmation

Government of Indias flagship initiative Smart City Mission has got its first international affirmation, with a London School of Economics study praising the governments effort, saying Indian smart cities could become lighthouses for other cities around the world. Two years after the launch of the mission to smarten up 98 cities by promoting economic growth […]

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Noida-Greater Noida Metro gets a boost from NCR Planning Board

National Capital Region Planning Board (NCRPB) has begun to release funds for the Noida-Greater Noida Metro Project by disbursing the first loan installment of Rs 406 crore, giving a fillip to speedy execution of this important metro project. NCRPB had earlier sanctioned a loan of Rs 1,587 crore to Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) for […]

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Palampur in Himachal Pradesh gets free Wi-Fi facility

Palampur in Himachal Pradesh has become the first town in the state to have free Wi-Fi facility after Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh launched the service from the capital Shimla. Singh stated that as many as 51 sites of Wi-Fi were set up at different places to fully cover the town with the facility being provided […]

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India-Kenya MoU on cooperation in housing policy gets approved

The Union Cabinet under the Chairmanship of Prime Minister Narend ra Modi has given its ex-post facto approval for the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Kenya on cooperation in the field of National Housing Policy Development and Management (NHPDM). The MoU was signed at Nairobi during the visit of the Prime Minister of […]

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Work done by states to promote road safety gets reviewed

The Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways chaired a meeting of state Transport Secretaries in New Delhi, to take stock of the compliance of directions issued by the Supreme Court appointed Committee on Road Safety (CoRS). The meeting was attended by Transport Department officials from all thirty states and three Union Territories. There was […]

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Adlabs gets clearance nod for township development

Adlabs Entertainment has informed that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Walkwater Properties Pvt Ltd (WPPL), has received locational clearance from the Maharashtra government for developing a special township. The subsidiary received the clearance on part of the surplus land owned by WPPL adjacent to the Imagica theme park located at Khalapur in Raigad district of Maharashtra. The […]

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Thiruvananthapuram gets a disaster management plan

Thiruvananthapuram corporation has become the first civic body in Kerala to have a city disaster management plan. Mayor V K Prashanth released the city disaster management plan, disaster management plan for 40 wards, hazard vulnerability assessment report and early warning system document. The plan has been prepared by city disaster management cell with technical supervision […]

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